Feb 16, 2017

“Dough Wants To Go” Leads 12 Algos, 11 Long: Holly Morning Huddle

Written by Katie Gomez

Dough Wants To Go Leads the Daily Regime of Optimized Algorithms

Good morning.  Got Dough Wants To Go, today’s high performing algorithm, headlines the Holly Morning Huddle Report.

As of today, Thursday, February 16, 2017, the return from my trading performance since January 1 stands at +117.9 accumulated profit points vs the benchmark SPY’s performance of +28.7 points over the same period. On Wednesday my performance was higher +1.2 in Risk-Off mode (shown above). Risk-Off mode is where trades are not extended and exits are bounded by predetermined time in trade limits absent other reasons to exit (e.g., price target or stop loss reached, etc.) On Wednesday. the SPY was up +1.2. My Risk-On mode, which extends the holding period for trades until the day’s close, was up +2.7 points.

19 stocks traded yesterday: 19 long in the following sectors. 9/19 were in the Manufacturing (Pharma and Other) sector.

Symbol L/S Sector
ELMD L Navigational, Measuring, Electromedical, and Control Instruments Manufacturing
ECPG L Other Financial Investment Activities
MNRO L Motor Vehicle Parts Manufacturing
BGS L Fruit and Vegetable Preserving and Specialty Food Manufacturing
USNA L Pharmaceutical and Medicine Manufacturing
EVBG L Software Publishers
DWCH L Software Publishers
CHFN L Depository Credit Intermediation
USNA L Pharmaceutical and Medicine Manufacturing
CPSS L Nondepository Credit Intermediation
CRUS L Semiconductor and Other Electronic Component Manufacturing
CAA L Residential Building Construction
BBL L Metal Ore Mining
FSC L Activities Related to Credit Intermediation
PWR L Building Equipment Contractors
TKR L Other Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing
ZGNX L Pharmaceutical and Medicine Manufacturing
OCUL L Pharmaceutical and Medicine Manufacturing

Of these 12 strategies selected today 11 are Long, bullish in outlook. 1 is Short, bearish in outlook. Ready for anything. The Got Dough Wants To Go strategy, in the list below, has the highest Win % heading into the Open based on optimized, backtested scenarios.Today’s a new day and I am prepared for the market open with 12 themes/strategies I determined overnight will best match what the market throws at us. I may or may not use all these intraday strategies depending on whether or not all the criteria for each are satisfied.

Here are the algos:

No. Test Win% Strategy L/S
1 55.3 Bouncers Long
2 64.1 Bullish Pullback Long
3 64 Buyers Stepping In Long
4 59.2 Count De Monet Long
5 69.4 Got Dough Wants To Go Long
6 65.7 Knocking on Resistance Short
7 64.3 Looking for Bounce Long
8 68.4 On Support Long
9 68.3 Power Hour Long Long
10 62 Quarterback Long
11 60.8 Strong Stock Pulling Back Long
12 52.7 Wake Up Call Long

Have a great morning. See you in the markets!

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Best regards,


Investment Discovery Engineer, Virtual Analyst

Trade Ideas LLC

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